The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 636 516 477
Rank change year-on-year
-120 -39
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 280 520 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.12% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 236 422 508
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38657 46472 45857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.98% 42.37% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31550 37401 35818
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,762 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -113 265 £50,000 +5.26% 27
London -43 127 £51,000 -15.00% 14
South East +12 43 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North West -6 31 £45,000 +1.12% 3
Manchester -11 29 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +21 21 £45,000 -11.33% 2
West Yorkshire +11 20 £46,250 -18.14% 1
Hampshire +7 18 £35,000 -
Leeds +18 16 £47,500 -15.92% 1
West Midlands -39 15 £45,000 -14.28%
Winchester -3 14 £35,000 -
East of England -8 14 £50,500 +6.31% 1
City of London +44 11 £67,500 +3.84% 3
Berkshire +33 11 £80,000 +100.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 9 £60,000 +33.33%
South West -12 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Staffordshire -21 8 £42,500 -19.04%
Canary Wharf - 8 £72,500 -
Surrey +16 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Reading +12 6 £85,000 +142.85% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -14 6 £43,750 -16.66%
Scotland +20 5 - - 1
Cambridge +16 5 £72,500 +61.11%
Glasgow +13 5 - -
Suffolk -9 5 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Birmingham -17 5 £72,500 +123.07%
Newbury - 5 £78,750 -
Stockport 0 4 £50,000 +30.71% 1
South Wales +15 3 £36,000 +2.85%
North East +6 3 £42,500 +66.66%

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 323 (58.20%) .NET
2 312 (56.22%) C#
3 302 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
4 272 (49.01%) SQL
5 249 (44.86%) SQL Server
6 208 (37.48%) JavaScript
7 187 (33.69%) HTML
8 178 (32.07%) ASP.NET
9 173 (31.17%) CSS
10 155 (27.93%) Windows
11 142 (25.59%) MVC
12 140 (25.23%) .NET Framework
13 134 (24.14%) OO
14 126 (22.70%) SOA
15 122 (21.98%) TDD
16 114 (20.54%) Web Services
17 110 (19.82%) Microsoft
18 105 (18.92%) Finance
18 105 (18.92%) Entity Framework
19 102 (18.38%) jQuery
20 98 (17.66%) Scrum
21 92 (16.58%) Java
22 91 (16.40%) Visual Studio
23 88 (15.86%) ASP.NET MVC
23 88 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API
24 86 (15.50%) XML
25 85 (15.32%) Computer Science
26 81 (14.59%) LINQ
26 81 (14.59%) Degree
27 78 (14.05%) OOP

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (7.93%) CMS
2 31 (5.59%) IIS
3 18 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.34%) JBoss
5 10 (1.80%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.80%) K2 blackpearl
6 9 (1.62%) Apache
6 9 (1.62%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.26%) concrete5
8 7 (1.26%) Drupal
8 7 (1.26%) WordPress
9 6 (1.08%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.72%) GemFire
10 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.36%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 36 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.08%) MS Office
4 4 (0.72%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.90%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.18%) Optimost
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.44%) SaaS
5 7 (1.26%) GitHub
6 5 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.72%) IaaS
7 4 (0.72%) PaaS
8 3 (0.54%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.36%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.32%) HTTP
2 22 (3.96%) Firewall
3 18 (3.24%) Skype
4 16 (2.88%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.16%) DNS
6 11 (1.98%) Internet
7 10 (1.80%) DHCP
8 7 (1.26%) SMTP
9 4 (0.72%) RTP
9 4 (0.72%) SSL
9 4 (0.72%) TETRA
10 3 (0.54%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.54%) Intranet
11 2 (0.36%) ATM
11 2 (0.36%) DMZ
11 2 (0.36%) Frame Relay
11 2 (0.36%) LAN
11 2 (0.36%) SAN
11 2 (0.36%) VPN
11 2 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (44.86%) SQL Server
2 67 (12.07%) MySQL
3 47 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 47 (8.47%) Relational Database
4 46 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (7.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (4.14%) MongoDB
8 23 (4.14%) RDBMS
8 23 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (3.96%) Hadoop
10 20 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (1.98%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.44%) Big Data
14 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 91 (16.40%) Visual Studio
2 71 (12.79%) Git (software)
3 68 (12.25%) Selenium
4 67 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 59 (10.63%) NUnit
6 38 (6.85%) SoapUI
7 35 (6.31%) gulp
7 35 (6.31%) webpack
8 32 (5.77%) WebDriver
9 31 (5.59%) SpecFlow
10 28 (5.05%) HP UFT
11 26 (4.68%) MSTest
12 25 (4.50%) Subversion
13 22 (3.96%) JMeter
14 21 (3.78%) JIRA
15 19 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 17 (3.06%) Cucumber
17 16 (2.88%) Maven
17 16 (2.88%) TeamCity
18 15 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 105 (18.92%) Finance
2 44 (7.93%) Marketing
3 33 (5.95%) Banking
4 31 (5.59%) Games
5 24 (4.32%) Publishing
6 20 (3.60%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.88%) Retail
8 12 (2.16%) Back Office
8 12 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.26%) Front Office
9 7 (1.26%) Legal
10 5 (0.90%) Automotive
10 5 (0.90%) Electronics
10 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 378 (68.11%) Developer
2 142 (25.59%) .NET Developer
3 118 (21.26%) C# Developer
4 76 (13.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (12.43%) Senior Developer
6 67 (12.07%) Software Developer
7 59 (10.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 52 (9.37%) Architect
9 48 (8.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (6.13%) Java Developer
11 31 (5.59%) Lead Developer
12 30 (5.41%) Analyst
13 27 (4.86%) SQL Developer
14 26 (4.68%) Senior Architect
14 26 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
15 25 (4.50%) Software Engineer
16 24 (4.32%) Web Developer
17 23 (4.14%) Junior
17 23 (4.14%) Junior Developer
18 22 (3.96%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (58.20%) .NET
2 187 (33.69%) HTML
3 178 (32.07%) ASP.NET
4 173 (31.17%) CSS
5 140 (25.23%) .NET Framework
6 114 (20.54%) Web Services
7 105 (18.92%) Entity Framework
8 102 (18.38%) jQuery
9 88 (15.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 88 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 86 (15.50%) XML
11 81 (14.59%) LINQ
12 73 (13.15%) HTML5
13 69 (12.43%) WCF
14 66 (11.89%) AngularJS
15 61 (10.99%) RESTful
16 47 (8.47%) Ajax
17 44 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 43 (7.75%) REST
19 41 (7.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 85 (15.32%) Computer Science
2 63 (11.35%) Enterprise Software
3 60 (10.81%) Client/Server
4 49 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
6 30 (5.41%) User Experience
7 28 (5.05%) Mathematics
8 27 (4.86%) Blog
9 24 (4.32%) iPad
10 17 (3.06%) W3C
11 15 (2.70%) Clustering
12 14 (2.52%) Data Centre
13 13 (2.34%) Hedge funds
14 11 (1.98%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.98%) Online Games
15 10 (1.80%) Algorithms
15 10 (1.80%) Mobile App
16 7 (1.26%) Derivative
17 5 (0.90%) Data Integration
17 5 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 155 (27.93%) Windows
2 46 (8.29%) Linux
3 36 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 23 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (3.60%) Unix
7 16 (2.88%) Apple iOS
8 13 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.98%) Windows 7
11 10 (1.80%) Android
12 9 (1.62%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.54%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.18%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (25.59%) MVC
3 134 (24.14%) OO
4 126 (22.70%) SOA
5 122 (21.98%) TDD
6 98 (17.66%) Scrum
7 78 (14.05%) OOP
8 76 (13.69%) Software Engineering
9 75 (13.51%) Mentoring
9 75 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 69 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (10.81%) BDD
12 56 (10.09%) Web Development
13 49 (8.83%) SDLC
14 41 (7.39%) Content Management
15 39 (7.03%) Workflow
16 38 (6.85%) Test Scripting
17 37 (6.67%) Test Automation
18 33 (5.95%) Migration
18 33 (5.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 312 (56.22%) C#
2 272 (49.01%) SQL
3 208 (37.48%) JavaScript
4 92 (16.58%) Java
5 56 (10.09%) T-SQL
6 36 (6.49%) C++
7 34 (6.13%) PHP
8 29 (5.23%) VB.NET
9 25 (4.50%) TypeScript
10 21 (3.78%) VB
11 19 (3.42%) Ruby
12 15 (2.70%) Python
13 12 (2.16%) Scala
14 11 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.98%) XAML
15 9 (1.62%) C
15 9 (1.62%) VB6
16 8 (1.44%) F#
16 8 (1.44%) OCaml
16 8 (1.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (14.59%) Degree
2 22 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.24%) MCSE
4 12 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.80%) MCITP
5 10 (1.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (1.44%) CCNA
6 8 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.08%) Brainbench
8 6 (1.08%) Sun Certification
9 5 (0.90%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.85%) QA
2 14 (2.52%) WAI
3 7 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.90%) SLA
5 3 (0.54%) ISO15022
5 3 (0.54%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.36%) COBIT
6 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.16%) vCloud
5 10 (1.80%) Terminal Services
5 10 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (1.80%) vSphere
6 2 (0.36%) Docker
6 2 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.80%) Ansible
1 10 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (1.80%) Puppet
1 10 (1.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (1.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.08%) Capistrano
3 6 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.08%) WSUS
4 5 (0.90%) Mesos
5 4 (0.72%) SCCM
6 2 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 110 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 73 (13.15%) Oracle
3 20 (3.60%) VMware
4 18 (3.24%) Cisco
5 15 (2.70%) DevExpress
5 15 (2.70%) Sybase
6 13 (2.34%) HP
7 12 (2.16%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.80%) Veritas
9 9 (1.62%) Telerik
10 6 (1.08%) SAP
10 6 (1.08%) Sun
11 5 (0.90%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.90%) Cognos
11 5 (0.90%) Omniture
11 5 (0.90%) RedGate
11 5 (0.90%) Splunk
11 5 (0.90%) Tableau
12 4 (0.72%) Terracotta
12 4 (0.72%) Xamarin
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £90,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Derby
Pro-Quest
Salary: Excellent + career progression + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Suffolk
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £30 - 40k upon experience + very good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago